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at the same site as the "Bouncer" at Tolovey.
of both vessels scattered about.
largest object is a boiler.
or no current in the area.
wreckage gets washed into the caves opposite.
is a fee to launch at the slip in Ballycastle Harbour.
by Rea Shipping Co. Ltd., she measured 330.7 x 45.2 x 22.4ft., and grossed 2,889
a cargo of coal, tinned food, flour and some small arms, she was torpedoed 5 miles
North-West of Bull Point.
J.B. Gordon and his crew abandoned ship and rowed ashore at the Giant's Causeway.
- Although thought
to have sunk immediately, she drifted ashore south of Bull Point.
cargo was mostly salvaged by the islanders.
Wilson's book refers to her as "Knightsgareth".
1921 the salvaged ship "Bouncer" sank while trying to salvage
Index of Ireland"
& Bridget Larn|
Register - Fairplay Ltd 2002 - ISBN: 1900839970|
of the Irish Coast 932 - 1997"
J. Bourke |
|Edward J. Bourke
1998 - ISBN:
of the Ulster Coast"
Impact Printing 1997 - ISBN: 0948154993|
Harsh Winds of Rathlin"
|Tommy Cecil |
1990 - ISBN:
update - 01-Apr-2003